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Advocates Urge Department of Education to Discharge Debt Held By All Former Students of Corinthian Colleges

2022-02-10T14:01:40-05:00February 10, 2022|Categories: Media Center|

February 10, 2022 Today, over thirty legal aid and advocacy organizations submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Education asking it to stop requiring Corinthian College students to apply for borrower defense relief; instead, the Department should issue a group discharge to those students. "Approximately 350,000 students–many of whom are low-income people of color, veterans, [...]

Berneta L. Haynes, Attorney

2022-05-18T11:26:52-05:00January 12, 2022|Categories: About Us|Tags: |

Berneta L. Haynes is a staff attorney who focuses on consumer energy policy and medical debt. Before joining NCLC, she served as a director at Georgia Watch, a state-based consumer advocacy organization in Atlanta, where she worked to make energy programs, quality healthcare, financial protection, and civil justice more equitable and accessible for all. Her duties included leading [...]

Consumer Class Action Symposium Speakers

2021-12-15T15:43:55-05:00December 10, 2021|Categories: Conferences & Training|

Dan Birkhauser (Bramson, Plutzik, Mahler & Birkhaeuser)  Following law school, Mr. Birkhaeuser joined the law firm of McCutchen, Doyle, Brown and Enersen. At the McCutchen firm, he represented plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of complex civil litigation matters including real estate, bankruptcy and environmental litigation. At the McCutchen firm, Dan tried several cases [...]

Consumer Class Action Symposium 2021

2021-12-15T15:52:00-05:00December 2, 2021|Categories: Conferences & Training|

  Please use the links below to access the 2021 Consumer Class Action Symposium Sessions. Click here to access all materials for the 2021  Consumer Class Action Symposium. Click here for a list of all of the Consumer Class Action Symposium speakers and their bios. December 13, 2o21 1pm- 2:15pm Class Action Symposium Workshop 1: [...]

Consumer Rights Litigation Conference: Know Before You Go

2021-12-03T11:48:30-05:00November 18, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Know Before You Go NCLC is using a platform called the Attendee Hub to host the 2021 Consumer Rights Litigation Conference. Please read the user guide below before December 6th and review all technology instructions to prepare yourself for the virtual event. Get familiar with the Attendee Hub (Virtual Conference Platform) Click here to login [...]

Miss the Deadline to Register?

2021-06-11T07:10:20-05:00June 11, 2021|Categories: Conferences & Training|

Step One: Are you Eligible to attend a NCLC Conference? You must certify that:  You are a lawyer and that neither you nor anyone in your organization represents business or commercial clients (except in disputes between two businesses) or is engaged in any business other than providing legal representation to consumers, OR You are an [...]